MSEDCL Issues Tender for 500 MW Wind Power in Maharashtra

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has issued a tender to procure 500 MW of wind power through a competitive bidding process. The distribution company intends to meet its non-solar renewable purchase obligation (RPO) by buying wind power under a long term power purchase agreement (PPA) of 25 years. Ceiling tariff for bids has been set at Rs. 2.95/kWh.